Port Lavaca Auto Group celebrate Chinese New Year in style

The Port Lavaca Auto Group held a Chinese New Year’s celebration at their dealerships Friday afternoon.

The event was held to celebrate the Chinese community and Chinese New Year in Port Lavaca.

Members of the community held their customary dance with many on lookers enjoying the dance and show.

General Sales Manager Louis Tran says he is honored to share the culture of his people with Port Lavaca.

“It’s very special to me because of my culture and the acceptance. You know, with the turmoil going on… I just wanted to give somebody else something to think about. It really bring a warm feeling to my heart knowing everybody can enjoy it. Something different that they can talk about.”

2019 is the year of the pig, a year believed to be blessed with luck and fortune in Chinese culture.

Famous celebrities born in the year of the pig include Elton John, Rick James and Chris Hemsworth.